What is the current status of blood safety in francophone African countries

Claude Tayou, MD, MS, MSc Transfusion Medicine

Associate Professor of Haematology and Blood Transfusion, 
Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaoundé, Cameroon

Dr Tayou has over 15 years’ experience in blood transfusion medicine throughout Africa with 6 years in managing Blood Safety projects.

Dr. Tayou, in addition to his professorship at the University of Yaoundé in Cameroon, is a consultant Hematologist at the University Teaching Hospital Blood bank and visiting lecturer at the Faculty of Medicine of Liege University (Belgium): Blood safety and availability in Sub-Saharan Africa.  Dr Tayou is also the country project coordinator for SBFA, that is strengthening Cameroonian Hospital Blood banks.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:00am

Perkins Library - BSRI / BCP 270 Masonic Ave, San Francisco, CA  94118

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